• Letter to S.D. Woodruff from William Hamilton Merritt

      Merritt, William Hamilton (n.d.)
      Letter to S.D. Woodruff from William Hamilton Merritt in which Mr. Merritt asks Mr. Woodruff to make out a bill of the quality and description of the iron suitable for the road, n.d.
    • Letter to S.D. Woodruff from William Hamilton Merritt

      Merritt, William Hamilton (1854-01-25)
      Letter to S.D. Woodruff from William Hamilton Merritt requesting that Mr. Woodruff supply him with estimated quantities of the value of work and material (for cash monthly payments) of the road. Some numbers/ calculations are written on the second page, Jan. 25, 1854.
    • Letter to S.D. Woodruff from William Hamilton Merritt

      Merritt, William Hamilton (1854-05-01)
      Letter to S.D. Woodruff from William Hamilton Merritt in which Mr. Merritt says that he will be going up the canal to remove the squatters. The letter is stained. This does not affect the text. May 1, 1854.
    • Letter to S.D. Woodruff from William Hamilton Merritt

      Merritt, William Hamilton (1855-08-22)
      Letter to S.D. Woodruff from William Hamilton Merritt in which he says that Jack Killaly says that he spoke to Mr. Woodruff to continue drudging to accommodate both the canal and the railway. Mr. Merritt says he sees no obstacle in opening the line for local traffic (2 ½ pages), Aug. 2, 1855.
    • Letter to S.D. Woodruff from William Hamilton Merritt

      Merritt, William Hamilton (1855-04-19)
      Letter to S.D. Woodruff from William Hamilton Merritt at the Legislative Assembly in Quebec. Mr. Merritt asks who has investments in the town and he says “we will get the road through to Port Colborne in due time (3 pages, handwritten), Apr. 19, 1855.
    • Letter to S.D. Woodruff from William Hamilton Merritt

      Merritt, William Hamilton (1856-10-23)
      Letter to S.D. Woodruff from William Hamilton Merritt in which he says that the line from Allenburgh down should be divided into sections and also, that he is in favour of crossing the Great Western Railway by bridge. This letter was folded into a piece of paper (used like an envelope). This is included (4 pages), Oct. 23, 1856.
    • Letter to S.D. Woodruff from William Hamilton Merritt

      Merritt, William Hamilton (1855-08-29)
      Letter to S.D. Woodruff from William Hamilton Merritt in which he says he feels disposed to using every effort to complete the road to the Great Western Railway as originally designed (4 pages), Aug. 29, 1855
    • Letter to S.D. Woodruff from William Hamilton Merritt

      Merritt, William Hamilton (1856-12-05)
      Letter to S.D. Woodruff from William Hamilton Merritt regarding George Roberts who he claims is a good draftsperson and it would be great to have him employed if possible, Dec. 5, 1856.
    • Letter to S.D. Woodruff from William Hamilton Merritt

      Merritt, William Hamilton (1855-05-03)
      Letter to S.D. Woodruff from William Hamilton Merritt in which he says he could have carried the bill last fall but he postponed it (2 pages), May 3, 1855.
    • Letter to S.D. Woodruff from William Hamilton Merritt

      Merritt, William Hamilton (1856-12-15)
      Letter to S.D. Woodruff from William Hamilton Merritt regarding the gravel cars 2 pages, handwritten), Dec. 15, 1856.